At first glance, this appears to be a 1982 Montgomery Ward boombox, but upon closer inspection, you’ll realize that there’s a functional Super NES Classic console built-in. How much did this modification cost? When all was said and done, around $250, and considering how cool it looks, that definitely isn’t too bad at all. Plus, it can play Super Mario World and twenty other games. Read more for a video and additional information.
When is a Chevrolet Silverado 1500 not just a truck used for transporting things? When Hennessey Performance gets their hands on it. They first unveiled the Goliath 6×6 last year, but have now upgraded its factory 6.2L V8 engine with a 2.9L supercharger system producing 7 psi of boost, along with a new stainless steel exhaust, to produce a whopping 800hp. Read more for the video and additional information.
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The Chevrolet Corvette C8 is a special vehicle straight from the factory, as it’s the very first mid-engine Corvette since the model’s introduction in 1953, differing from the standard front-engine design. Some might argue that the vehicle lacks in supercar flair, but Eikon Motorsports has you covered with their all-new lambo door conversion kit. Read more for a video of it in-action.
In Greek mythology, a Chimera refers to a monstrous fire-breathing hybrid creature of Lycia in Asia Minor that is composed of the parts of more than one animal. Tuning shop Fab Fours’ Kymera can be considered a chimera of sorts, as it has the body of a 2015 Chevy Colorado, but powered by a twin-turbocharged 12-valve Cummins turbo diesel. Read more for a video and additional information.
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Based in Japan near the Tsukuba Circuit race course, Veilside first started its business in 1990 and mainly focused on performance tuning. To kick things off, the 1991 Tokyo Auto Salon VeilSide took home the Grand Prize in the Tuned Car category. For those familiar with the 90s-00s tuning scene, this 1995 Nissan Skyline GT-R R33 tuned by Veilside could be yours for $120,000. Read more for additional pictures and information.
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Liberty Walk is known for their outlandish body kits, so it’s no surprise that their latest offering for the new 2020 Toyota GR Supra continues that tradition. Unfortunately, the entire kit will set you back at least $14,850 for the fiberglass version or $15,950 with carbon fiber bits. Should you want to customize it a bit further, adding a new hood with vents near the windshield increases the total to $17,930 in fiberglass or $19,030 for the carbon fiber version. Read more for additional pictures.
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The Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren was produced from 2003 to 2010, and during that time, this particular example made its way to German tuner MANSORY for a complete makeover. It comes fitted with a ‘Renovatio’ body kit, all powered by a supercharged 5.4L V8 engine generating an impressive 700 hp. Inside, you’ll find a custom flat-bottomed steering wheel, Alcantara accents, and lots of carbon fiber. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
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Grannas Racing has just set a new world record with their 2,000 hp Toyota Supra MK4 drag car after completing the quarter-mile in a mere 6.9-seconds. To be more specific, this is currently the fastest quarter-mile completed by an H-Pattern manual transmission vehicle, previously held by 1997 Camaro, which completed it in 7.546 seconds. Read more for the record-setting run and additional information.
Want to play Half-Life: Alyx, but can’t get your hands on a virtual reality headset? If so, then you’re in luck, as a developer has just released a mod, called ‘Pancake FPS Starter Kit’, that not only lets you play in non-VR mode, but also adds the ability to add custom weapon scripts. If you happen to use the base mod, there will only be weapons from Half-Life 2. Read more for a video and additional information.
Reddit user IMOKRUOK took an old NES console, gutted it and then used the shell to make a functional Nintendo Switch dock. Aside from the original shell, all the other parts you see have been laser cut and finished with a router. This was accomplished by first making a vector file of the shapes required, before cutting them out in layers on a laser and then gluing them together. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.